KEY DATES 2021
Tuesday, 20 July
Sunday, 8 August
Finalist Announced/Voting Opens
Tuesday, 24 August
People's Choice Nominations Open
Tuesday, 24 August
Sunday, 26 September
Virtual Awards Evening
Sunday, 17 October
More answers to all your burning questions below...
Nominations open Tuesday, 20 July until Sunday, 8 August.
Anyone working in the Wellington hospitality industry can fill out a nomination form. The ‘industry’ encompasses all owners and workers at hospitality establishments and their direct suppliers. If you are unsure whether you are eligible to submit a nomination form, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can nominate anyone working in the Wellington hospitality industry, however you cannot nominate your colleagues or fellow employees, or the establishment you work for.
If your establishment is part of a group, you cannot nominate any staff members or establishments within the wider group.
Please NB: Employers/Managers can nominate their employees in the Emerging Front of House and Emerging Chef categories. You will be asked to provide information relating to this person and their role within your establishment on the nomination form.
Each establishment can only submit five nomination forms per business, any forms received over and above this will be disregarded.
We thought you might ask that...
To keep it fair, no individual is entitled to nominate themselves or the establishment they work for.
The Felix Wellington Hospitality Awards is open to all members of the industry, whether you are a member of the Restaurant Association or not...
However, it does pay to become a member of the Restaurant Association as there are a whole raft of benefits that can help you and your business.
As a member you will receive access to our exclusive 24/7 Helpline and valuable tools and resources, discounts and savings from our fantastic partners, brand exposure on our Dinefind website, access to education, training and professional development on all the latest food & beverage trends and much much more!
Think of us as your link between good food and good business!
CLICK HERE for more details on becoming a Restaurant Association Member.
Once nominations close on Sunday, 8 August at 5.00pm, the nominations are collated and the finalists will be contacted with further information.
Finalists will then be announced on our Facebook Page on Tuesday, 17 August and Final Voting opens.
You can vote for your favourite (from the finalists in each category) online from Tuesday, 24 August
Voting closes on Sunday, 26 September at 5.00pm.
Same rules apply for the voting form as they do the nomination form.
Anyone working in the Wellington hospitality industry can fill out a voting form. The ‘industry’ encompasses all owners and workers at hospitality establishments and their direct suppliers.
PLEASE NOTE - You may only submit five voting forms per business. Any forms following that will be disregarded.
Sunday, 17 October 2021
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